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Obituary Index

This index contains names and dates of obituaries printed in the Duluth News-Tribune and Duluth Herald newspapers from 1962 to the present. Another useful site to try is the St. Louis County Death Records Index, which covers 1870 to the present.

To search for an obituary:
Fill in one or more of the search boxes below and then click on the Search button. When searching for very common last names (such as Anderson, Johnson, Nelson and Peterson), please enter the first name and/or year of death.

Changing the record limit to a maximum of 1000 will also help retrieve more results.

Name Search:
City Search:
Year of Death: Month Of Death:
Record Limit: Sort Records By:

Search may consist of a series of words or an expression using the keywords AND, OR, NOT, LIKE, and NEAR.
|Help |Search Examples |


How to get copies of obituaries:

Copies of obituaries are sent through the mail and cost $2.00 for each obituary. This charge covers printing and postage.

You may mail requests to:

Duluth Public Library
Reference Department
520 W. Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55802

 Click here for an online request form.

Do not send money with your request. You will receive a bill with the obituary.


The Duluth newspapers may be viewed on microfilm at the Main Library. The microfilm readers may also be used to print copies of obituaries and other articles. The cost is $.10 per page.


Duluth Public Library, 520 W. Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802

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